BEGINNERS-first open a google account and register all your info,apply for AdSense and when you are doing that,you already know what you want to write about,select the best keyword that describes your blog,at times they are known as tags,on the process of adding AdSense you will attain a Code that you will paste it in your layout.let it be relevant on what you are writing.
QUESTIONS-How do you get immediate help or info,when you are stuck?
-There is the Webmaster tools -search for queries
-AdSense forums here you post your question from how do ?i to technical support,layout problems and definitely you will be helped,depending on you problem
-AdSense official and support group you also can get your answer as above
How or Where do i place the Ads?before placing your ads i recommend you first choose the Ad format that will give good impressions and earnings,i highly recommend if its a sky scrapper 160X600.for medium rectangle get the 300x250,they are the best performing Ad sizes for AdSense,place the medium on top of your blog entwine the rest within your blog,Now as a beginner we are getting somewhere,right,i really hope so the our next question,
How can i increase or maximise my income?We have what is called Custom channels,there are basically two types of this channels that is the URL and Custom channel,lets assume we did not know that by creating a URL its really important to note that sometimes we use our own names,so when you are choosing your tile make sure its one of the best performing keyword to use on your blog.For Custom channel is for tracking how your Ads are performing,or what you want to track,remember its the description you have given of your site and tags given and what Ads you want running on your blog.
How does Google decide on how to pay on my Ads?Basically this is summarized into three things,Your Keyword,Ads and Content,do some tweaks here and there,Some strategy advice,go to forums discuss,submission to articles,link your blog with related sites that talk about the same thing.Succeeding is really hard work,keep updating your blog regularly,
AdSense mistakes-some common mistakes we do are like contradicting your keywords,colors with your blog,rhyme the colors,blend them to match your blog,Google has no rules on how and where you want to place your Ads,
Making money with AdSense-check out other money making sites,as i told you there are alot of competitors out there getting there takes time and effort.